WorldCat Identities

Garve, Andrew 1908-2001

Works: 181 works in 753 publications in 10 languages and 9,813 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Suspense fiction  Juvenile works  Spy stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ3.W7354, 823.912
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Andrew Garve
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Most widely held works by Andrew Garve
The ascent of D-13 by Andrew Garve( Book )

16 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Top notch suspense thriller in which the hero must conquer a difficult mountain as well as a lovely Russian mountain climber
The long short cut by Andrew Garve( Book )

23 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twig is late for school one day, so he disobeys the rules, takes a shortcut, and gets lost in the woods
Hide and go seek by Andrew Garve( Book )

22 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Hunt is both ambitious and unpleasant: he is engaged to be married to a plain girl with a beautiful fortune. Someone from his past shows up just two weeks before the marriage who threatens his new way of life and suddenly murder is on his mind
Counterstroke by Andrew Garve( Book )

12 editions published between 1974 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hero for Leanda by Andrew Garve( Book )

27 editions published between 1959 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home to roost by Andrew Garve( Book )

16 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is one thing to commit a murder, another to confess it, as mystery writer Walter Haines finds out. Popular TV actor Max Ryland is stabbed to death in his cottage, but Walter has an alibi: he was in Portugal at the time. His wife had run off with Max so Walter had every reason to be vengeful but he wouldn't have murdered him, would he? When Walter, for his own good reasons, choses to confess to the crime, the police insist that he re-enact the murder exactly as he alleges he committed it.n. Can Walter convince the police of his guilt by breaking a perfect alibi?
The ashes of Loda by Andrew Garve( Book )

20 editions published between 1964 and 1994 in English and Polish and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frame-up by Andrew Garve( Book )

16 editions published between 1964 and 1972 in 4 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The late Bill Smith by Andrew Garve( Book )

16 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man seeks refuge from would-be assassins and enlists the help of an attractive woman
The Megstone plot by Andrew Garve( Book )

24 editions published between 1956 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commander Colin Easton meets an old comrade and is introduced to his friend's wife. The two soon start an affair and Colin hatches a money-making plot with his married lover in the hope that he will be branded a traitor and can sue for libel. He takes himself off to Megstone so that he is branded a traitor, and marooned' on this small deserted island but with his 'rescue' assured
The case of Robert Quarry by Andrew Garve( Book )

10 editions published between 1972 and 1976 in English and French and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chairman of an English engineering company is brutally murdered shortly after laying off three thousand workers
The Cuckoo Line affair by Andrew Garve( Book )

25 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixty-year-old Edward Latimer is falsely accused of assault by a mysterious young woman who later turns up dead. The police arrest him for murder, and his two sons set out to find the real murderer
A very quiet place by Andrew Garve( Book )

13 editions published between 1967 and 1988 in English and German and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder in Moscow by Andrew Garve( Book )

24 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A vicious murder is masked by a Red blanket of subversive activity. Verney, a British journalist, had been sent to Moscow to report on changes in the Russian scene. When the Rev. Andrew Mullet, the leader of a British peace delegation is murdered, Verney soon discovers the sort of changes that have occurred. The authorities produce a pseudo-criminal in place of the real murderer"--Dust jacket back
The narrow search by Andrew Garve( Book )

19 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clare Hunter's ruthless husband resorts to a special type of blackmail to prevent her from leaving him. Unable to find recourse through ordinary legal methods, she finally finds an ally in a former colleague and they rely on each other and their wits to solve the unsolvable
Prisoner's friend by Andrew Garve( Book )

18 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ashe, who makes weekly visits to a prison, secures a job for parolee Terry Booth with a nearby garage owner, Winter, to find that Booth is generally disliked as well as distrusted for his record- robbery and assault. Still Ashe is the last to believe that Booth is responsible for the murder of Winter's wife, and his stubborn speculations and theoretical assumptions secure a culprit the police have failed to find
The far sands by Andrew Garve( Book )

33 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystery story about identical twins and their husbands
Boomerang; an Australian escapade by Andrew Garve( Book )

11 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and German and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British gambler risks his life and fortune in a gold mining scheme in Australia
No tears for Hilda by Andrew Garve( Book )

24 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.31 (from 0.24 for The long s ... to 0.85 for Papers, ca ...)

Murder in Moscow
Alternative Names

controlled identityBax, Roger, 1908-2001

controlled identitySomers, Paul, 1908-2001

controlled identityWinterton, Paul, 1908-2001

Andrew Garve

Bakss, Rodžers, 1908-

Bax, Roger.

Bax, Roger 1908-2001

Garve, A.

Somers, Paul.

Somers, Paul 1908-2001

Winterton, P.

Winterton Paul

Winterton, Paul 1908-2001

가브, 앤드류 1908-2001


ガーヴ, アンドリュウ

English (283)

German (33)

Japanese (24)

French (7)

Finnish (5)

Dutch (5)

Catalan (4)

Danish (2)

Polish (2)

Spanish (2)

Hide and go seekHome to roostThe late Bill SmithThe Megstone plotMurder in MoscowPrisoner's friendThe far sands